IV Capital is a locally owned and operated business of New Orleans. It is our pleasure to be involved with the city and through our various companies, give back to the community in which we serve.
We were again able to help St. Tammany with their Spring Fling.
Music has found its way back into the St. Bernard Public School System thanks to several generous donations including one from Sidney Torres, IV. He donated 35 acoustic guitars for a new guitar lab at Andrew Jackson Elementary School. (Photo of kids at play.)
We support the Kids Against Trash project, which succeeded in removing over 250,000 tons of Katrina debris.
We work with United Care USA to promote awareness via literature for the prevention of child abuse, abduction, and exploitation.
Santa On The Bayou, 2006 – view the photo album here.
Fundraising efforts have begun with $10,000 donations from SDT Waste and Debris, a post-Katrina St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce grant and donations from individuals.
We worked with the New Orleans Hospitality Commission to help the NOPD 5th District Command Center move out of FEMA trailers and back into buildings. Read the response by the NOPD.
Sidney D. Torres, IV serves on the board of Keep Louisiana Beautiful.
SDT has given away over 1500 Hornets tickets to St. Bernard, Jefferson Parish, St Charles, St John and St Tammany schools. Schools include Chalmette High’s four basketball teams, band and cheerleaders, Trist Middle School boys and girls basketball teams and St. Bernard Middle School boys and girls basketball teams.
SDT provided 100 Hornets tickets to The New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics School - “SciHigh.” The tickets were presented the top and the most improved students. Here are the kid’s responses.
Contributions and Sponsorships:
- Big Easy Redfish Cup Invitational
- Folsom Car Show
- Lower Quarter Crime Watch Block Party
- JPPSS Dance Challenge
- Tour de Lis
- Jefferson Chamber New Teacher Reception
- Samaritan’s Purse
- Bridge House
- Robert Strong Fund
- Volleyball Classic 2007
- Haydel’s World’s Largest King Cake Project, which funded the great work of Susan G. Komen For The Cure.
- The Children’s Hospital Volleyball Classic 2007 and2008 as well as the 10th Annual Run Forrest Run 5k.